Manju Gautam is a youth activist and human rights, defender. She has completed her MBA in Human Resource Management. Besides youth activism, she was associated with DHL as a Customer Service Country Manager and Standard Chartered Bank as a Customer Service Manager. She is the former founder, Vice Chairperson of Laxmi Pratisthan and the member of United States Youth Advisory Council.
Her involvement with Forum for National Building Nepal is very crucial as she is the founder and currently the Secretary of FNB, Nepal. She is also leading "CMLC for earthquake victim project of FNB, Nepal. Manju is the Adviser of Kathmandu DonBosco Alumni and has been associated with various voluntary and social welfare activities including human rights and development. In her free time, she enjoys yoga, dancing, travelling and photography.